The Making Of… the Fairing

For our  Making Of… series on KQED we spent time with industrial designer Scott Summit, of Bespoke Innovations 3-D Systems, in San Francisco.

Scott, who has designed for Apple, Nike and many other companies in Silicon Valley,  is making something called Fairings — customized, individualized coverings for prosthetic legs. They look like sculpture or jewelry. And they’re made with a 3D printer. (He also showed us the guitar he 3D printed). Read more…